The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rotherham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 7 4 8
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs citing VB 3 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rotherham 14.29% 20.00% 15.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.00% 42.11% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Average salary £45,000 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+80.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Rotherham region.

Programming Languages Category
Rotherham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
10 19 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rotherham 47.62% 47.50% 53.85%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 14
Average salary £33,500 £25,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.00% -25.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,750 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Rotherham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Rotherham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Rotherham

VB
Salary Trend in Rotherham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Rotherham region.

VB Salary Trend in Rotherham

VB
Salary Histogram in Rotherham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Rotherham region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

VB Salary Histogram in Rotherham

VB
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Rotherham

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Rotherham region citing VB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB.

1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) VB6
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) Silverlight
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) NHibernate
2 2 (66.67%) Telerik
2 2 (66.67%) MVVM
3 1 (33.33%) WAI
3 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) XHTML
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) COM+

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Rotherham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Rotherham region citing VB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Implementation Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) NHibernate
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) Silverlight
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) XHTML
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) COM+
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
1 2 (66.67%) MVVM
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) WAI
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Telerik